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Carolyn Desrosiers

Lifestyle Writer

Carolyn Desrosiers is the lifestyle writer behind covetedclassics.com where she writes about enduring style, extraordinary travels, and exquisite entertaining. She is also a regular style contributor for the Hip + Urban Girl's Guide and Eat Drink Travel Magazine.
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White on White Styles to Try Before Labour Day

For those of you staunch "no white after Labour Day" rule followers, your days of wearing white are numbered for the year. When done right, the white-on-white style elevates even the most basic of clothes and gives you an element of effortless chic to your personal style.
08/02/2013 12:38 EDT
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What Dresses to Wear For Wedding Season

When shopping for the perfect wedding guest dress, it's important to think about the type of wedding it will be, and who will be there, and then choose accordingly. Here are a few rules to help you impress a crowd while not taking the spotlight off the bride herself.
05/01/2013 12:20 EDT
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House of Cards Fashion: Claire Underwood's Corporate Style

I started watching House of Cards. That's when my longing for a strong female lead with a great wardrobe was not only answered, but exceeded by the inimitable, Claire Underwood. In her, I found a female lead whose fashion sense actually enhanced her character, and let me tell you, the woman knocks it out of the park with corporate style.
03/14/2013 08:19 EDT
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Red Carpet Style Lessons from Award Show Veterans

There's something that this Oscar Class of 2013 can take from the award show veterans that have, and continue to, grace the red carpet before them. Notably, Jessica Lange, Glenn Close, and Helen Mirren are red carpet wonders that have worked their best features at numerous award shows over the years.
02/15/2013 12:12 EST

How to Get a Designer Wardrobe For Less

Every year, fashion-minded people resolve to transform their wardrobes in the hopes of purchasing fewer, higher quality items. From one designer sale shopper to another, here are my tried and true tips for getting that highly covetable investment piece for your wardrobe, for less.
01/28/2013 12:16 EST